It’s officially Thursday, which means Friday and the weekend are just around the corner, so hold back a scream, OK? Anyways, here’s the big headlines and news of the day, so enjoy!
* Thursday marks the official start to pre-season NFL football, which makes some coaches a tad bit giddy.
* The New England Patriots will open their pre-season slate at home against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday, but some wonder if quarterback Tom Brady should play.
* New Orleans was a hot sports spot on Wednesday for baseball not football, which doesn’t totally make a lot of sense, right?
* It’s official, the MLB postseason will begin on the final Friday of September this year, which should get baseball fans somewhat excited.
* Apparently the Miami Dolphins have told their fans to not post practice videos on YouTube.
* According to reports, Houston, Texas will be the spot for the 2013 NBA All-Star Game, but yet again, one has to wonder if there’ll even be a season this year.
Games to Watch:
* Los Angles of Anaheim Angels at New York Yankees (MLB) – 1:05pm eastern
* Jacksonville at New England (NFL Pre-Season) 7:30pm eastern
* Baltimore at Philadelphia (NFL Pre-Season) – 7:30pm eastern
* Denver at Dallas (NFL Pre-Season) – 8:00pm eastern
Video of the Day:
With pre-season football on the docket for Thursday, it’s certainly OK to get somewhat excited for the brand new Madden ’12, right?